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    Orphans Top Mattoon In S.I.T. Opener

    by  • January 23, 2014 • Sports • 0 Comments

    SALEM – The 10th ranked Centralia Orphans improved to 16-1 on the season with a 66-39 win over Mattoon in the 63rd annual Salem Invitational Tournament. The Green Wave led 13-12 after the first quarter, but could not slow down Centralia and Chase Alcorn in the second quarter that saw the Orphans outscore the...

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    Annies Fall To Effingham

    by  • January 23, 2014 • Sports • 0 Comments

    EFFINGHAM – The Centralia Annies dropped their first game of the Effingham Tournament falling to the unbeaten hosts 44-32. Effingham (20-0) led just 27-22 at halftime before extending the lead to 37-24 after three quarters. Nine players scored for the 5-14 Annies led by Abbey Holtkamp’s 8 points.  Josei Zerrusen had 11 and Lauren...

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    Highland Tournament continues tonight

    by  • January 23, 2014 • Sports • 0 Comments

    HIGHLAND – With one day being wiped away because of the snowy, cold weather, the Scott Credit Union Girls Tournament at Highland High School continued on Wednesday night. Teutopolis needed overtime to knock off the host Lady Bulldogs 39-35.  The Wooden Shoes advance to the semifinals where they will take on Belleville West on...

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    Orphans 10th in Latest AP Rankings….

    by  • January 23, 2014 • Sports • 0 Comments

    Prep Boys Rankings Class 4A: 1.  Curie (7) 16-1 2.  Chicago Heights 14-1 3.  Whitney Young (1) 11-4 4.  Zion Benton 16-1 5.  Stevenson 15-1 6.  Simeon 11-3 7.  Alton 17-2 8.  Edwardsville 13-1 9.  Fremd 15-0 10.  East St Louis 12-4 Others receiving votes – Aurora West 9, Loyola 9, Benet 7, St...

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    KC Sweeps SWIC

    by  • January 23, 2014 • Sports • 0 Comments

    CENTRALIA – The KC Blue Angels grabbed a lead with 2 seconds left in the first half and would cruise to their 11th straight win, beating SWIC 71-60 in Great Rivers Athletic Conference play. Maronda Evans’ hit a 3-pointer at the end of the first half of play to give KC a 30-28 advantage....

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